and political knowledge: Evidence of absence or absence of evidence?
Research question 3 explored if the coverage about the campaign for presidential clemency for OLR were hard or soft news
Holland P (1998) The politics of the smile: soft news
and the sexualisation of the popular press.
com covered hard news more than sensational news and soft news
There is, however, an ongoing scholarly debate concerning audience preferences suggesting that the audience might not only be interested in soft news
Sub Hypothesis-1: Hard news stories are more favourable towards the government stance on war on terror as compared to soft news
Some scholars in the field of news translation have also noticed the significance of soft news
and have done some preliminary research on the transediting of soft news
items from the perspective of Skopos theory (Cao, 2009; Chen, 2011; Fang, 2002; Hu, 2004; Wang, 2005; Xu & Wang, 2001).
The overall coverage in hard and soft news
stories was found promoting peace journalism.
Rising sensationalism and nonpolicy stories fuel negativity, while the increase in soft news
leads to more positive news.
He also looks at the role of entertainment media and soft news
in shaping the public's views.
Exposure to soft news
influences the attitudes of consumers.
Young Yemeni Female journalists are breaking the stereotype of being only soft news
writers and starting to write about economics.